Sunday, October 17, 2010

RFID Chips for Every American Worker !

Why not ? They are starting to put them in schools. For kids it might be about safety, for adults, workplace productivity - we don't want you out of your desk more than X % of the time.

Authoritarian thugs will always find some excuse.

Radio frequency identification — the same technology used to monitor cattle — is tracking students in the Spring and Santa Fe school districts.

Identification badges for some students in both school districts now include tracking devices that allow campus administrators to keep tabs on students' whereabouts on campus. School leaders say the devices improve security and increase attendance rates.(1)

1'Tracking devices used in school badges' - Houston Chronicle